The table below looks at the statistics for OOP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Belfast region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OOP over the 3 months to 25 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 24 16 29
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +13
Permanent jobs citing OOP 4 3 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 3.20% 5.88% 3.91%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.67% 6.38% 4.50%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 0
Median salary £20,500 £40,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-48.75% -
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +6.66%
OOP
County Antrim

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Belfast region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Belfast
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
109 47 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 87.20% 92.16% 86.72%
Number of salaries quoted 82 42 44
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +18.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,700 £28,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £51,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

OOP
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

The demand trend of job ads across the Belfast region citing OOP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

OOP Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

OOP
Salary Trend in Belfast

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing OOP across the Belfast region.

OOP Salary Trend in Belfast

OOP
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, IT jobs citing OOP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Belfast region with a requirement for OOP.

1 4 (100.00%) C#
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) SOA
2 3 (75.00%) Eclipse
2 3 (75.00%) HTML
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) .NET
2 3 (75.00%) Visual Studio
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (75.00%) CSS
2 3 (75.00%) Web Services
2 3 (75.00%) WCF
2 3 (75.00%) jQuery
2 3 (75.00%) .NET Framework
2 3 (75.00%) HTML5
2 3 (75.00%) Apache Cordova
3 2 (50.00%) Degree
3 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (25.00%) Financial Institution
4 1 (25.00%) Finance
4 1 (25.00%) OO
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle
4 1 (25.00%) Java

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Eclipse
1 3 (75.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Graduate
3 1 (25.00%) Graduate Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Graduate Software Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) .NET
1 3 (75.00%) .NET Framework
1 3 (75.00%) Apache Cordova
1 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (75.00%) CSS
1 3 (75.00%) HTML
1 3 (75.00%) HTML5
1 3 (75.00%) jQuery
1 3 (75.00%) WCF
1 3 (75.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) SOA
2 1 (25.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
1 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle